Nutanix Appoints Tyler Wall as Chief Legal Officer
Industry Veteran Brings Broad Legal Experience and Leadership Depth to Growing Company
SAN JOSE, Calif. – November 28, 2017 – Nutanix® (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced that it has named Tyler Wall as Chief Legal Officer. Wall brings more than two decades of executive experience across the full spectrum of corporate legal responsibilities and will lead and scale the legal organization in support of the company’s growth.
“I am looking forward to working closely with the executive leadership team and bringing my experience to the table at Nutanix to help the company through its next phase of growth,” said Wall. “Leading the legal function of a company this size and at this rate of growth is an exciting challenge and opportunity.”
Prior to joining Nutanix, Wall was Senior Vice President, General Counsel at Red Book Connect, LLC in San Francisco. Before that, Mr. Wall held the position of Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary at Brocade where he was responsible for all aspects of Brocade’s legal department functions and led a team of 30 attorneys, contract managers and compliance staff. Wall has also held senior leadership positions at prominent software companies including Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Chordiant Software and Corporate Counsel at Oracle Corporation. He holds a Bachelor of Science in economics from the University of Utah and Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration degrees from Santa Clara University.
“Tyler is one of the rare legal professionals who has had a true strategic voice in pioneering change,” said Dheeraj Pandey, Chairman, Founder, and CEO of Nutanix. “As we diversify our go-to-market strategy from appliances to software to cloud services, we will need a leader like him to oversee trust, transparency and compliance with our customers, employees, partners regulators and investors.”
Nutanix makes infrastructure invisible, elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. The Nutanix enterprise cloud platform leverages web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge compute, virtualization and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution with rich machine intelligence. The result is predictable performance, cloud-like infrastructure consumption, robust security, and seamless application mobility for a broad range of enterprise applications. Learn more at www.nutanix.com or follow us on Twitter @nutanix.
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